Posted by ESPN.com's Bill Williamson
Here is a list of some potential successors, in alphabetical order, to Carl Peterson in Kansas City as general manager:
Terry Bradway, New York Jets
Why: He knows the system well in Kansas City.
Greg Gabriel, Chicago Bears.
Why: Many in the league think the college draft standout is ready to run a team.
Steve Keim, Arizona Cardinals
Why: Many people in the league think he's ready to be a star.
Reggie McKenzie, Green Bay Packers
Why: He has been part of a good thing in Green Bay and he could get a long look.
Randy Mueller, San Diego Chargers
Why: He has built teams in the past.
Scott Pioli, New England Patriots
Why: Simple: He's the GM prize.
Floyd Reese, ESPN
Why: Former Titans general manager is a seasoned vet.
Ted Sundquist, former Denver general manager.
Why: His knowledge of the AFC West would be valuable.